Discovery certificate for object 2018kwp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27384

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-28 08:25:22
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
Source Group: ZTF

J. Nordin, V. Brinnel, M. Giomi, J. van Santen (HU Berlin), A. Gal-Yam, O. Yaron, S. Schulze (Weizmann) on behalf of ZTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018kwp
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adarvpj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:05:17.368 (61.3223656) DEC = -02:54:06.67 (-2.9018537)
Discovery date: 2018-12-23 02:37:52 (JD=2458475.6096412)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-23 02:37:52
Flux: 19.5 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-13 06:03:27
Limiting flux: 20.1 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018kwp